Ryan Deeter, Liz Goodrich named Scholar-Athletes of the Year.
Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA
Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative grade point average.
Babson, McLaughlin and Paini each secure first-team accolades
UCLA looking to earn a strong finish at Pac-12 Championships on Sunday
Rowed with the second varsity four and open eight boats throughout her junior season ... rowed bow seat in the 2V4+ against Loyola Marymount (March 3) ... stroked the second varsity four to a victory over San Diego (March 10) ... rowed seven seat with the open eight at the San Diego Crew Classic (March 31-April 1), helping the open eight to a fourth place finish in the Grand Final on day two ... rowed three seat for the second varsity four against Louisville at the SoCal Challenge (April 14) ... rowed three seat in the second varsity four's win over USC in the annual dual meet (April 28) ... rowed three seat in the second varsity four at the Pacific Coast Rowing Championships (May 12) ... secured first-team Pac-12 All-Academic honors.
Rowed in the second varsity eight throughout the season ... rowed five seat in the second varsity in a season-opening dual-meet win against Loyola Marymount (March 5) ... rowed six seat in the varsity eight in a dual-meet win over San Diego State (March 13) ... rowed five seat in the 2V8+ against California (March 27) and Stanford (March 28) ... rowed five seat in the 2V8+ at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 2-3) ... rowed three seat in the 2V8+ at the Virginia Invitational (April 15-17), leading UCLA past Texas on the first day of competition ... rowed three seat in the 2V8+ against USC (April 30) and at Pac-10 Championships (May 15).
Rowed four seat in the N8+ in four events, culminating in the Pac-10 Championships ... rowed four seat at the SoCal Challenge (April 10), falling to Clemson before defeating Notre Dame ... rowed four seat at Dexter Lake, Ore. (April 17), finished second against two novice boats from Oregon State ... rowed four seat in the N8+ against USC (May 1), defeating the Women of Troy by 3.40 seconds ... rowed four seat in the N8+ at Pac-10 Championships, helping UCLA secure a fifth-place overall team finish.
Three-year varsity field hockey, water polo and swimming letterwinner at Serra High School in San Diego ... on the field hockey team, earned first-team All-CIF Division II, first-team All-County and first-team All-Eastern League honors in 2008 (senior season) ... led Serra to the Eastern League title and as the CIF Division II runners-up in 2008 ... secured second-team All-CIF Division II honors and first-team All-Eastern League acclaim in 2007, leading Serra to the Eastern League title and to a CIF Division II runner-up finish ... helped guide Serra to the CIF Division II Championship in 2006.
Full name: Emily Rose McLaughlin ... Emily is the older of Shamus and Judy McLaughlin's two children ... has one younger brother, Kyler ... mathematics major.